Childrens Discovery Museum Normal
Where are we going today?
The Children's Discovery Museum of Illinois offers 3 floors full of interactive experiment and hands on learning experiences designed to reinforce love of thought and exploration.
Features include a scientific zone with games on physical principles, a farm area, recycling exhibition, several theatres and art studio. The Healthy Kids Gallery also features loads of ways to approach nutrition and wellness.
It's also home to a unique and amazing climbing system for kids suspended above the entrance in the glass foyer called the Luckey Climber.
How much does it cost?
- Free Under: 2 years.
When can we go?
Monday to Wednesday 9am to 5pm, Thursday and Friday 9am to 8pm, Saturday 9am to 5pm, Sunday 1pm to 5
Several museum programs available for educators..
Need a little extra help?
The Children’s Discovery Museum welcomes all visitors, and people with disabilities easily experience most areas of the Museum..
Can I get one of those?
Huge Discover More! Store available..
What people are saying?
by arvind vasudev
This place is wonderful. The kids really loved this place, especially the hands-on bubble exhibit.
by Mia Merritt
The exibits appealed to my 5 yr old brother and me! The building lookd just like new. The staff were helpful and nice.
by Chris Snow
My son loves this place. The fire truck and the ambulance are big hits. The temporary exhibits have been great thus far. We bought an annual membership so we can go as often as we like. The staff at the cafeteria are very friendly.
by Magnus Isaksson
This is a perfect place for teaching science in a fun way. My kids love it (and as a professional scientists so do I).
by Samontha Dicaprio
one of the awesome and fun learning experience for kids. my kids love it and they like all the venues. i would recommend to any parents to take their kids to this place once in life time.